NEW YORK (AP) -The New York Rangers agreed to terms with restricted free agent forward Dan Fritsche on Tuesday.
The 23-year-old Fritsche had 10 goals and 12 assists in 69 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets last season.
The 6-foot-1, 206-pounder had 29 goals and 34 assists in 206 career games with Columbus.
The Parma, Ohio, native was originally Columbus' second-round choice, 46th overall, in the 2003 draft.
He was acquired with Nikolai Zherdev from Columbus in exchange for Fedor Tyutin and Christian Backman on July 2.